BBC News – Newsnight – Capitalism ‘nothing to do with responsibility’

Definitely worth watching from a great historian.

Prime Minister David Cameron has said the UK must “build a better economy” that is fair and worthwhile.

Deputy PM Nick Clegg and Labour leader Ed Miliband have also made speeches on the faults of unrestrained free markets.

But, the Marxist historian Eric Hobsbawm told Newsnight’s Jeremy Paxman that capitalism was concerned only with growth and making profit, not responsibility.

via BBC News – Newsnight – Capitalism ‘nothing to do with responsibility’.

One thought on “BBC News – Newsnight – Capitalism ‘nothing to do with responsibility’

  1. Let’s see, where were we… oh yes, you were, er… complaining that your direct mail post card wasn’t large enough to sell your products, and I said you’re right – it isn’t. The ONLY job of your post card is to make the reader pick up the phone and call YOU. Then, YOU sell your products.

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